Welcome to Tournament of Minds - New Zealand

Preparation for Tournament of Minds 2017 is well underway.

If you would like to hear about the benefits of TOM for your school, find out about upcoming workshops or to learn more about Tournament of Minds 2017 or 2018, please contact

Jocelyn Pollock at: [email protected]

Click here for the Tournament of Minds New Zealand Facebook Page


What's on in 2017
Term 1Facilitator Workshops - Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Palmerston North, Whangaui, Wellington, Timaru, Cromwell, Whangarei
Term 2Team Development Workshops - Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Palmerston North,Wellington
Registrations close 9 June; payment due 23 June
Term 3Challenges sent out
Student Workshops and Judges Training - Auckland 27 May, Christchurch 13 May, Dunedin 20 May, Palmerston North 10 June, Wellington 17 June
Regional Tournaments - Christchurch/Auckland 2 September; Palmerston North/Wellington 9 September
National Tournament - Wellington 23 September
Term 4Australasian Pacific Final - Adelaide, South Australia 26-29 October

We are pleased to have Victoria University as a major sponsor for Tournament of Minds NZ Inc.

Our thanks to the following organisations for their ongoing support:

2017 APF Adelaide
Being held 26-29 October

Team Results 2017

Congratulations to our 2017 Regional winners and honours recipients.

Language Literature

Winners: Royal Oak Primary School
Campbells Bay Primary School
Palmerston North
Winners: Kenakena Primary School
Honours: St James Catholic School
Winners: Queen Margaret College
Honours: Crofton Downs Primary School

Social Sciences


Engineering Mathematics